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Game Day Preview: Toronto Raptors vs. Indiana Pacers – Game 1

It’s the most wonderful time of the year and the Toronto Raptors are back in the playoffs. Even with the second seed, the Raptors are using whatever fuel they can get to help propel them past the Indiana Pacers  into the second round. For a more detailed analysis on what to expect from the series check out … Read more

Series Preview: Toronto Raptors vs Indiana Pacers

The Toronto Raptors will start their first seven game series of the 2016 playoffs against the Indiana Pacers. After a historic season for the Raptors, finishing with the second best record (56-26) in the Eastern Conference, they’ll be playing the seventh seed (45-37) Indiana Pacers. Without a second round playoff appearance since the 2002 playoffs, … Read more

Raptors to face Pacers in first round

It is now confirmed that the Toronto Raptors first round opponents in the 2016 NBA Playoffs will be the Indiana Pacers. As the Raptors dismantled the Philadelphia 76ers (122-98) the Indiana Pacers were negotiating their own playoff seed in a matchup against New York. The Pacers took the home victory 102-90 and as Detroit went down … Read more

Post Game Report Card: Raptors beat 76ers, will face Indiana in the first round

In a somewhat meaningless game the Toronto Raptors beat the Philadelphia 76ers on Tuesday night in one last regular season show at home before the playoffs. Norman Powell logged close to 40 minutes yet again and led his team with 18 points as every Raptor who played in this game recorded a point and seven … Read more

Game Day Preview: Raptors take on Sixers in last home game

The Toronto Raptors close out their last home game of the season against the Philadelphia 76ers, which is also the first of a back-to-back that will end off with the Brooklyn Nets tomorrow evening. The Raptors (54-26), waiting to see who their opponent will be come playoff time, are using these final games for tuneups and to … Read more

Post Game Report Card: Raptors beat lowly Knicks

The Toronto Raptors beat the New York Knicks 93-89 on Sunday Night in a game that was a lot closer than it should have been. DeMar DeRozan led the way with 27 points, while Kyle Lowry was 4 of 7 from downtown where he scored 12 of his 15 points. On the other side, Carmelo … Read more

Game Day Preview: Raptors prepare for final 3 games

The Toronto Raptors will travel to New York to take on the Knicks. As we know, the Knicks are an abysmal team sitting at 32-48. The Raps are 53-26 – yes you read that right. There is actually implications with winning this game as the Raptors own the worse of the Knicks/Nuggets pick from the Bargnani trade, so it is in … Read more

Post Game Report Card: Raptors 905 beat Indiana Pacers

The Toronto Raptors beat the Indiana Pacers 111-98 on Friday Night behind 27 points from rookie sensation Norman Powell. On the second night of a back-to-back, the Raptors rested 3 of their starters as well as recently healed DeMarre Carroll. The Pacers, who hold the seventh seed in the Eastern Conference, looked lazy and undetermined … Read more

Game Day Preview: Toronto Raptors look to send message to Pacers

With just four games remaining in the regular season, the Toronto Raptors will play the Indiana Pacers tonight at home. After a 43 game hiatus, the Raptors finally saw prized free agent DeMarre Carroll return to action in their last matchup against the Atlanta Hawks, where they lost 95-87. If the playoffs started today, the Raptors … Read more

Post Game Report Card: Toronto Raptors fall to Hawks

The Toronto Raptors fail to sweep their season series against the Atlanta Hawks, losing 95-87. The Raptors did cut the lead to three points in the fourth quarter, but Atlanta was able to go on a 10-5 run in the final three minutes of the game. Tonight’s loss does have a silver lining: DeMarre Carroll returned to action for the … Read more